Webinar: Culturally & Linguistically Responsive Teaching

posted Sep 6, 2016, 9:57 AM by Professional Learning
edWeb - Culturally and Linguistically Responsive Teaching
Free Webinar
The Importance of Validating and Affirming Home Language: Key Instructional Practices
Thursday, Sept. 15 at 3 p.m. Eastern Time
Presented by
Dr. Sharroky Hollie
Executive Director, The Center for Culturally Responsive Teaching and Learning
This webinar will be a discussion on how teachers can validate and affirm the home language of students with a particular focus on writing and academic language. Dr. Hollie will outline three steps:
  1. Acknowledging linguistic biases
  2. Recognizing linguistic features
  3. Providing opportunities for situational appropriateness
This webinar will be of interest to K-12 teachers and educators at all levels who want to understand how to affirm the home language of students of all ages in school and in their academic programs.
Sponsored by
Ventris Learning
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